American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Chile, Cordillera Sarmiento, Mt. Burney, Southeast Ridge, Attempt
Mt. Burney, Southeast Ridge, Attempt. In February and March, 2001, I traveled with five companions (New Zealanders Brede Arkless, Paddy Freaney, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Overview and Various Activity
Antarctica, Overview and Various Activity. Unreported from the 1999-2000 season was the Swiss “Antarctique 2000” expedition to Wiencke Island. Traveling aboard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, South Georgia, Mt. Roots, First Ascent
Mt. Roots, First Ascent. Approximately 850 nautical miles east-southeast of the Falkland Islands, the island of South Georgia is approximately 100 miles ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, The Ice Princess, Mt. Scott, and Various Descents
The Ice Princess, Mt. Scott, and Various Descents. On February 28, 2001, Rick Armstrong, John Griber, Kris Erickson, Doug Stoup, and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Dronning Maud Land, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported
Dronning Maud Land, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported. In December, 1999, and January, 2000, our dream of dreams came true when, sponsored by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Dronning Maud Land, Holtanna, First Ascent, and Various Other Climbs
Holtanna, First Ascent, and Various Other Climbs. Holtanna (2650m), situated at the southernmost point of the Fenriskjeften massif in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Dronning Maud Land, Various Ascents
Dronning Maud Land, Various Ascents. Mikel Zabalaza, Ferrán Latorre and I spent a month on the Fenristunga Glacier at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains, Various Activity
Ellsworth Mountains, Various Activity. We climbed the Vinson Massif in the Sentinel Range of the Ellsworth Mountains via a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Mt. Vinson, Scientific Studies
Mt. Vinson, Scientific Studies. In combination with the climbing and filming objectives of our expedition (see above), we undertook a ...
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Notes
2001
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Dry Valleys, Mt. Rae, New Route
Mt. Rae, New Route. On February 4, a new route, Stray Beaker (Grade III), on the southern face of Peak 1848 (Mt. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Dry Valleys, Asgard Range, Various Ascents
Asgard Range, Various Ascents. This past January, I climbed with Thai Verzone in Antarctica’s Asgard Range as part of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Middle East, Iran, Bisoton, New Routes
Bisoton, New Routes. Pascal Dauger, Arnaud Guillaume, and I made it to Iran on May 14. Getting visas was relatively easy: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Nassrani North, East Face, La Guerre Sainte
We were a team of six: Benoit Robert, Philippe Batoux, Hervé Bouvard and I as the leading team, and Guy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Oman, Western Hajar Mountains, Overview and Various Ascents
Western Hajar Mountains, Overview and Various Ascents. The Western Hajar are a range of limestone mountains of varying rock quality. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Morocco, Peak 4040m, New Route
Peak 4040m, New Route. On April 18, Tomas Gomez Gomez and Massimilliano Montemagno (Spain) established the new route, Eva se Desespera (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Mali, Matakoyaré, Northwest Face
Matakoyaré, Northwest Face. On January 26, Toni Galvan, Joan Sole, and Jenny Lafarga (Spain) established the new route Buen Rollete Dogoncete (6...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Tsaranoro Kely and Pic Dondy, New Routes, and Other Ascents
Tsaranoro Kely and Pic Dondy, New Routes, and Other Ascents. A Polish expedition visited Madagascar from mid-August until the end ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Tsaranoro Massif, Various Ascents
Tsaranoro Massif, Various Ascents. Just after the departure of the Polish group (see above), the six-member Slovak group of Alexander ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Malawi, Mt. Mulanje, Chambe West Face, First One-Day Ascent, Previously Unreported
Mt. Mulanje, Chambe West Face, First One-Day Ascent, Previously Unreported. We arrived at Mt. Mulanje in August, 1998, with one goal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Mozambique, Sphinx Rock, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported
Sphinx Rock, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported. One hundred kilometers south of the island of Mozambique, along some of the prettiest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Mozambique, Mlema 3, African Light
Mlema 3, African Light. In July, Alard Hüfner and I headed up to northern Mozambique with one goal in mind: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Mozambique, Mlema 3 African Light, Second Ascent
Mlema 3, African Light, Second Ascent. In September, we left for South Africa with the aim of climbing in northern Mozambique. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Mozambique, Rebawe Mountain, Delayed Gratification
Rebawe Mountain, Delayed Gratification. In July, 1998, Alard Hüfner and I had reached a high- point 250 meters up the impressive ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Kiukiurtliu, West Face, New Route
Kiukiurtliu, West Face, New Route. On the right side of Kiukiurtliu's west face, a Saint Petersburg team led by Andrey ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Elbrus, Ascent, and New Year Millennium Celebration
Mt. Elbrus, Ascent, and New Year Millennium Celebration. During the New Year, a team from Moscow led by Maxim Shakirov ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Shkhelda, Second West Peak, North Face, New Route
Mt. Shkhelda, Second West Peak, North Face, New Route. In the beginning of January, I started my new project, “Open ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Yarydag, New Route
Yarydag, New Route. Yarydag, located in the republic of Daghestan in the south of Russia, is part of a ten-kilometer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Yarydag, Northwest Face, New Route
Yarydag, Northwest Face, New Route. Shkhelda lies in the heart of the Caucasus; Yarydag (3925m) is the easternmost point. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Kazakhstan, Dzhungarian Alatau, Various Ascents
Dzhungarian Alatau, Various Ascents. The team comprised Stuart Batey, Mick Jenkins, John Owens, Catherine Clare, Frank McCorriston, Alan Beeton, Allan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Tien Shan, Khan Tengri, North Face, Variation
Khan Tengri, North Face, Variation. From August 2-13, a team from Nizhniy Tagil comprising Vadim Popovich (leader), Yuri Ermachek, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Tien Shan, Khan Tengri, North Face, Variation
Khan Tengri, North Face, Variation. We were a team of five: Denis Urubko (leader), Sergey Samoylov, Vasiliy Pivtsov, Alexandr Rudakov, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir, Zaalaisky Range, Zarya Vostoka, First Ascent and Traverse, and Chorku Peak, First Ascent
Zarya Vostoka, First Ascent and Traverse, and Chorku Peak, First Ascent. There is still a part of the Pamir that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Ugamskiy Range, Kyzylbash Peak, Northeast Face, New Route
Kyzylbash Peak, Northeast face, New Route. On August 19-22, a team from Norilsk composed of Anatoly Paveliev (leader), together with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Terskey Alatau, Kuilu Range, Exploration and Various Ascents
Kuilu Range, Exploration and Various Ascents. The Terskey Alatau Range extends along the southern shore of Lake Issyk Kul. During ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Ala Archa National Park, Svobodnaya Korea (Free Korea Peak), North Face, New Route
Svobodnaya Korea (Free Korea Peak), North Face, New Route. From February 21-26, a Krasnoyarsk team led by Valery Balezin, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Ak-Su, Various Ascents and Terrorist Activity
Ak-Su, Various Ascents and Terrorist Activity. The members of our expedition were Robert Lange, Stefan Hiermaier, Radan Svec, Michael Meyer, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Yellow Wall, Attempt, and Kidnapping by Terrorists
Yellow Wall, Attempt, and Kidnapping by Terrorists. In July, Tommy Caldwell, Beth Rodden, John Dickey, and Jason “Singer” Smith traveled ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Pakistan, Mountaineering Developments
Pakistan, Mountaineering Developments. Pakistan has opened peaks up to 6500 meters for climbing without liaison officers or peak fees, except in ...
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Notes
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Kush, Dir Gol Zom, Ascent
Dir Gol Zom, Ascent. Our expedition members consisted of five seniors (Hidehiro Minamii [leader], Ken Ikeya, Yoshio Hirai, Shuzou Kinoshita, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Kush, Istor-O-Nal, Northeast Summit, Attempt
Istor-O-Nal, Northeast Summit, Attempt. Ten members of the Neuchatel Section of the Swiss Alpine Club attempted the unclimbed northeast summit (7276...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Raj, Uddin Zom, First Ascent
Uddin Zom, First Ascent. In July and August, a team of four visited the little-explored Hindu Raj in northwest Pakistan. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Khan Sar and Sahan Sar, First Ascents
Khan Sar and Sahan Sar, First Ascents. In August, a six-man international team visited an unnamed glacial system above the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Khan Sar and Sahan Sar, First Ascents
Nico Sar, First Ascent. On August 12, 2000, Amy Rice and Walter Keller (U.S.) completed an alpine style onsight ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Kuti Dorkush, First Ascent, Previously Unreported
Kuti Dorkush, First Ascent, Previously Unreported. The first ascent of Kuti Dorkush, attributed to a 1995 two-person Irish team via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Ghujerab Mountains, Passes over the Central Asian Watershed, First Crossings
Passes over the Central Asian Watershed, First Crossings. John Mock and Kimberley O’Neil completed a 29-day exploration of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Hispar Muztagh, Lupghar West II, Ascent
Lupghar West II, Ascent. It was reported that Nicolas Sieger led a four-member team on an attempt of Lupghar West ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Spantik-Sosbun Mountains, Spantik British Route, Second Ascent and Variation.
Spantik, British Route, Second Ascent and Variation. Mikhail Davy, Alexander Klenov, Marko Prezelj, Manu Guy, Manu Pellissier and Attila Ozsvath ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Spantik-Sosbun Mountains, Sekha Brakk, First Ascent
Sekha Brakk, First Ascent. It was reported that a British team consisting of Dave Wilkinson (leader), Ken Findlay, Paul Hudson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Nanga Parbat, Northeast Face, New Route
Nanga Parbat, Northeast Face, New Route. In July, Reinhold Messner, his brother Hubert Messner, Hanspeter Eisendle, and climber/cameraman Wolfgang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Panmah Muztagh, Peak 5750m, Ascent, Peak 5990m, Possible First Ascent and Baintha Brakk, Attempt
Peak 5750m, Ascent, Peak 5990m, Possible First Ascent, and Baintha Brakk, Attempt. Doug Chabot and Jack Tackle flew to Islamabad ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001